Christina Cranley, DMSc, PA-C, is a born and raised Oregonian from Sutherlin. Her passion for helping others led her to pursue a career as a medical provider. She has always desired to return to her hometown of Sutherlin to increase access to medical care. Christina received a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from Oregon State University in 2018. After obtaining clinical experience as a Medical Assistant and Scribe from Evergreen Family Medicine (EFM), she began pursuing her medical education as a Physician Assistant (PA). Christina attended George Fox University (GFU) in Newberg as part of their inaugural class of PAs. In PA school, she received clinical experience in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Urgent Care, Emergency Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Cardiology. Christina graduated with a Master of Medical Science in December 2022 and a Doctor of Medical Science in April 2023 from GFU. She was honored to receive the Director's Award as a symbol of upholding the PA program's core values of compassion, service, leadership, and knowledge.
After gaining clinical and work experience at EFM, Christina could not see herself providing medical care anywhere else. Christina started practicing at EFM in April 2023. Her interest in Family Medicine arose from a desire to follow patients and their families throughout their life and provide care for all family members. She has special interests in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, and Endocrinology. Outside of work, Christina enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, attending local events, and being outdoors.